Or – “I Wondered What Happened To That Guy…” When Powerplex first appeared, I was intrigued by his backstory, a man driven to extreme methods by grief. Even when he attacked the main character of the book, he maintained my sympathy, and since his story never achieved closure, I was looking forward to his return. But, now that he has returned, I’m honestly not certain our main character is safe…
At the NY and Boston comic book conventions, artist Ryan Ottley was busy working on commissions. He recently updated his website with a selection of pieces from the show, and I got a real kick out of his Invincible/Hulk/Superman piece.
Or – “Meanwhile, Back On Earth…” It’s been some time since Mark Grayson went into space to deal with the Viltrumite menace. After nigh on a year in space, and half a dozen brushed with death, he’s returned home to find his girlfriend Atom Eve has been through a few changes as well…
Wow. Image Comics just caused me a moments pause with mouth agape with this image teasing something interesting going on in Invincible in 2012. What does it mean, Robert Kirkman? What does it mean!? Let the speculation spectacular begin! Of course it is still April 1st… I’m also betting that if you are at WonderCon, you’ll get some more answers.
Image Comics sent Major Spoilers a sneak peek of titles arriving in stores this week. Take the jump for a look at Dynamo 5: Sins of the Father #3, Existence 2.0/3.0 trade paperback, Guarding the Globe #1, Invincible #74, Invincible trade paperback volume 13, Lady Robotika #2, Noble Causes, Volume 10: Ever After trade paperback, Savage Dragon #163, Savage Dragon: United We Stand trade paperback, Science Dog Special #1.
Or – “And Seriously, Don’t Even Get Me Started On All The Buckys!” Day two of the Major Spoilers Star-Spangled Weekend™, I’m freshly sunburnt from swimming, but still Ready, Willing and Able (Attorneys At Law?) to go over some of the high-points of last month’s comic book output. The Justice League of America, all-American Tony Stark and the styling of verdant Lanterns and Hornets take center stage as our Rapid-Fire Reviews continue!
I really enjoy looking at Ryan Ottley’s work, but I will say this about the artist – he likes his action bloody. At least that is what we are getting in today’s art installment with Ottley showing off the cover to Invincible #77.
Press Release Half man, half dog and all hero, Science Dog gets his first collection in SCIENCE DOG SPECIAL #1, coming this September from Image Comics. He’s INVINCIBLE’S favorite comic book character. Soon, he’ll be yours as well!